International Paper

Electrician/PLC Programmer - $46.84/hr - Montgomery

Montgomery, IL
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Job Description

Electrician/PLC Programmer - $46.84/hr

Posted: Wednesday, 10/25/2023

What if you were given the opportunity and responsibility to make a difference? At International Paper, you control your destiny. We offer challenging assignments and total rewards in countries around the world. When we say infinite possibilities, we mean it. Apply now and join a community that improves people’s lives, the planet and our company’s performance by transforming renewable resources into products people depend on every day.


Position Title: Electrician/PLC Programmer - $46.84/hr


Pay Rate: $46.84/hr


Category/Shift: Hourly Full-Time - 2nd (3:00 pm to 11:00 pm) 3rd (11:00 pm to 7:00 am)

Willingness to work 10-12 hour shifts, weekends, and overtime as required


Physical Location: Montgomery Box Facility

1001 Knell Road

Montgomery, IL 60538


The Job You Will Perform:

Inspects, tests, repairs and maintains the electrical and instrumentation systems in a safe manner with and integrated box plant. Performs assignments requiring mechanical and electrical skills. Must be familiar with hydraulics and pneumatics. Must have expert mechanical and electrical troubleshooting experience and proven ability of machine repair. Knowledge of AC and DC motors installation and repair. PLC troubleshooting and ability to read and interpret electrical and mechanical drawings.

  • Experience trouble shooting mechanical & Electrical systems
  • Able to install and set up both A/C and D/C drives
  • Working knowledge of A/C and D/C motors
  • PLC troubleshooting required (extensive knowledge such as with Siemens and Allen Bradley)
  • Working Knowledge of Encoders and various types of sensors.
  • Ability to read both electrical and mechanical drawings
  • Working knowledge of pneumatics
  • Working knowledge of hydraulics
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Completes preventative maintenance of scheduled machinery.
  • Provide resolution to mechanical and electrical problems of machinery.


Education & Work Experience:

  • Experience: Minimum 5 years in trouble shooting industrial electrical control systems down to component level
  • Must possess one of the following:
    • 2 year degree in Electronics Engineering
    • or Military equivalent training program
    • Must receive RECOMMENDED status on required Pre-Assessment

The hiring process for successful candidates will include a pre-employment aptitude and Maintenance test prior to a team interview.


The Benefits You Will Enjoy:

  • Paid time off including Vacation and Holidays
  • Retirement, pension, and 401k Matching Program
  • Medical & Dental
  • Education & Development (including Tuition Reimbursement)
  • Life & Disability Insurance

The Career You Will Build:

  • Leadership training
  • Promotional opportunities

The Impact You Will Make:

We continue to build a better future for people, the plant, and our company! IP has been a good steward of sustainable practices across communities around the world for more than 120 years. Join our team and you’ll see why our team members say they’re Proud to be IP


The Culture You Will Experience:

International Paper wants you to bring your uniqueness, creativity, talents, and experiences to be a part of our increasingly diverse culture. IP has many Employee Network Circles including IPVets, IPride, Women in IP, and African American ENC.


The Company You Will Join:

International Paper is one of the world’s leading producers of fiber-based packaging and pulp. We improve people’s lives, the plant and our company’s performance by transforming renewable resources into products people depend on.


International Paper is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. International Paper complies with federal and state disability laws and makes reasonable accommodations for applicants and employees with disabilities. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact reasonable.accommodations@ipaper.com or (877) 973-3919.

Benefits
  • Paid time off including Vacation and Holidays
  • Retirement, pension, and 401k Matching Program
  • Medical & Dental
  • Education & Development (including Tuition Reimbursement)
  • Life & Disability Insurance

International Paper At A Glance

We are unified around a shared commitment to being successful and respected by operating safely and sustainably, using all resources responsibly, and strengthening our people and communities where we live and work. We take pride in our ability to adapt to the changing demands of our customers in the global markets we serve, while staying true to our vision, mission, and values. We do the right things, in the right ways, for the right reasons—this is The IP Way. The IP Way governs everything we do—from our relationships with people and communities, to our impact on the environment, to how we ensure our businesses will be successful for generations to come. International Paper Values Leadership Our focus on strong leadership at every level of the company creates a positive and inclusive culture that benefits our employees, customers, communities, and shareowners. Safety The most important measure of our success is to have all employees and contractors arrive home safely at the end of each day. In order to accomplish our goal of accident-free operations, we must provide safe working conditions and equipment and ensure safe behaviors. Responsibility We have a responsibility for the continued success of our company, the safety of our colleagues and neighbors, and the responsible use of natural resources. We place the highest value on health and safety, and engage our supply chain in a safe and responsible manner. Community We want to make our world a better place. We are responsible neighbors, environmental stewards, and contributing members of the communities where we live and work. We are responsible for ensuring that our shared natural resources are available for generations to come, and that we continue to be a force for good in our communities. Integrity We are committed to ethical behavior and personal integrity. We meet the letter and the spirit of rules and regulations. We meet our commitments and we are accountable for all we do.
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